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  1. I like the idea, but that assumes you have the...

    I like the idea, but that assumes you have the land to actually place it on
  2. I previously just had a saved search on sites...

    I previously just had a saved search on sites like Zoopla. Often the descriptions are bad and don't say garage, so I simply have search for properties below a certain value, that does the trick to...
  3. I rented a garage temporarily for my first Nova...

    I rented a garage temporarily for my first Nova after my parents moved house......well temporarily ended up being 14 years! I could have bought at least 4 garages with the same amount I paid in...
  4. Impressive looking build Steve

    Impressive looking build Steve
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    Ive not come across them before, but from their...

    Ive not come across them before, but from their website it looks like a nice piece of kit. Some what like Red9, but seems better in some aspects and they make their own spindles for standard or...
  6. All looking very good :clapping:

    All looking very good :clapping:
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    As many of us has discovered in the journey of...

    As many of us has discovered in the journey of kit car ownership, much of the joy is from the designing and making of things rather than the driving of it. It is indeed very satisfying when creating...
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    Despite my best intentions to leave the part in...

    Despite my best intentions to leave the part in the mould for a couple of days I couldn't resist popping it out the mould tonight. So a few taps with a rubber mallet on various parts of the surface...
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    Yes I learnt lots from this guy, I do things very...

    Yes I learnt lots from this guy, I do things very differently now because of him
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    It didn't seem to matter what I did on the part,...

    It didn't seem to matter what I did on the part, I just couldn't get the surface right. I tried digging out the soft gelcoat and filling and painting the part but it just would react eventually to...
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    Thanks, links saved for the future

    Thanks, links saved for the future
  12. Likely the Vehicle Speed Sensor, need to check my...

    Likely the Vehicle Speed Sensor, need to check my diagrams


    The gearbox would typically have the following :

    Vehicle Speed Sensor Connector
    Back-Up Light Switch Connector
    Neutral Position...
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    I used some sticky numbered strips designed to be...

    I used some sticky numbered strips designed to be wrapped around the wires, I did this each end and in the middle. Most of my wires were similar colours, black was the only constant for the earth....
  14. I second what Alistair says as that was my first...

    I second what Alistair says as that was my first thoughts.

    I like the idea of the protectors, as I have lots of scrapes on my floor pan drops. My other concerns relates to drilling so many holes...
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    Diagrams are key, document your own as you go....

    Diagrams are key, document your own as you go. Then laminate them up and store with the car. That is the route I wen't for future troubleshooting
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    :rofl:

    :rofl:
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    I guess its only taken out for photos in the rain...

    I guess its only taken out for photos in the rain and not actually driven in the rain........no wipers:ermm:
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    Yes not noticeable in this one. the green machine...

    Yes not noticeable in this one. the green machine is looking good
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    Looking good, but something doesn't quite look...

    Looking good, but something doesn't quite look the same on the side profile versus other Nova's.

    It looks somehow "fatter", did you change the side panels in someway making them deeper,...
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    Err.......no it won't. Have a quick look at the...

    Err.......no it won't. Have a quick look at the photo Peter, we are not talking de-lamination here, we are talking baseball bat smashing the screen and cracks in all directions
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    Are they still doing the black obscuration band...

    Are they still doing the black obscuration band around the edges to hide the sealant bonding area?
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    Here you go ...

    Here you go
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    Yes its a full combination set-up. I bought one...

    Yes its a full combination set-up. I bought one some time back to test, but decided not to use it as I didn't like the way it looked not illuminated
  24. Those "6mm alignment dowels" looks suspiciously...

    Those "6mm alignment dowels" looks suspiciously like 6mm drill bits...LOL. At least you will have another used for them once done with this :thumbup:
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    Keith use to have a golf GTI in one of his Nova's...

    Keith use to have a golf GTI in one of his Nova's back in the day
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